‘NEGRO’ DOCU-SERIES EXPLORES BLACK LATINO IDENTITY


Filmmaker Dash Harris is the brainchild behind the ‘Negro’ docu-series which examines, through a series of interviews, what it means to be black and Latino within the Americas. Dash Harris is blurring the color lines and shedding a much needed light on the experiences of peoples of African descent around the world. Her docu-series Negro explores the interplay … Continue reading ‘NEGRO’ DOCU-SERIES EXPLORES BLACK LATINO IDENTITY

Artwork and photos by Ron Alpha – Libra flavor


New Jersey Meadowlands Flea market in East Rutherford


I'm here at the New Jersey Meadowlands Flea market in  East Rutherford. Walking around I took a few photos of people shopping. I took my Canon G7x Mark ii with me again. This camera is so amazing, I can get quality images in a small point and shoot camera without lacking the quality. It's like … Continue reading New Jersey Meadowlands Flea market in East Rutherford

Global Street Art – New Orleans


  Photographer: Ron Alpha Location: New Orleans, LA Camera: Canon 80D , Canon G7x Mark II Lens: Sigma 18-35mm, Canon 10-20mm 360 Photo: Ron alpha -  LG 360 cam

The Making of “Apocalypto” – Documentary


In the Maya civilization, a peaceful tribe is brutally attacked by warriors seeking slaves and human beings for sacrifice for their gods. Jaguar Paw hides his pregnant wife and his son in a deep hole nearby their tribe and is captured while fighting with his people. An eclipse spares his life from the sacrifice and … Continue reading The Making of “Apocalypto” – Documentary

UNSOUND – Based on a True Story (full Film)


This film is about a young man who has a mother that suffers from Schizophrenia. This film is not a documentary, but it does show acted out events from the directors real life dealing with his mother's illness. The director is a film student and a tutorial video expert on youtube. I sometimes watch and … Continue reading UNSOUND – Based on a True Story (full Film)

The Moorish influence in Europe


When the topic of the Moorish influence in Europe is being discussed, one of the first questions that arises is, what race were they? As early as the Middle Ages, “Moors were commonly viewed as being mostly black or very swarthy, and hence the word is often used for negro,” according to the Oxford English … Continue reading The Moorish influence in Europe

Random Photos from Mardi Gras 2018


Here are some photos I took in New Orleans. I forgot to add them with the others. My fiancé also took a few photos, I will post those at the bottom. She did pretty good. She is finally starting to trust her camera. Photography is very frustrating when you can't grab that perfect picture when … Continue reading Random Photos from Mardi Gras 2018

New Orleans – ZULU PARADE 2018 – Mardi Gras


UH OH, it's Fat Tuesday and we are here down in New Orleans for the ZULU parade. The crowd is going fucking crazy for coconuts and beads. The bands are playing loud and the kids are out here excited to catch anything that comes off of each float that passes by. I noticed that everybody … Continue reading New Orleans – ZULU PARADE 2018 – Mardi Gras

New Orleans – Super Sunday – Mardi Gras Indians – Part Two


In this episode we followed the 9th Ward Navajo indians of New Orleans. Lets see if The BIG CHIEF has what it takes. By the looks of it, he's going to be alright. I filmed scenes from all over New Orleans, this is what you will see when you come here. The city is beautiful. … Continue reading New Orleans – Super Sunday – Mardi Gras Indians – Part Two

Philadelphia, P.A. – Photos of Eastern State Penitentiary – America’s Most Historic and Haunted Prison


Eastern State Penitentiary was once the most famous and expensive prison in the world, but stands today in ruin, a haunting world of crumbling cellblocks and empty guard towers. Known for its grand architecture and strict discipline, this was the world's first true "penitentiary," a prison designed to inspire penitence, or true regret, in the … Continue reading Philadelphia, P.A. – Photos of Eastern State Penitentiary – America’s Most Historic and Haunted Prison

“HOLE IN THE HEAD” – A documentary about the Human experiments of 1927


https://youtu.be/_67u1dOz2co Hole in the Head: A Life Revealed tells the extraordinary life story of Vertus Hardiman. It is a highly moving and vivid motion picture about the triumph of the human spirit. Additionally, the documentary exemplifies how the lives of two individuals were changed forever through an incredible friendship. After singing next to each other … Continue reading “HOLE IN THE HEAD” – A documentary about the Human experiments of 1927

Atlantic City, NJ : Canon 80D, DJI OSMO, 10-22mm Lens


RON ALPHA - filmmaker Published on Sep 30, 2017 Here are some clips from Atlantic City, NJ. I drove around the city and enjoyed the people and spent some time on the beach/boardwalk. I used to Canon 80D and the DJI OSMO to record these scenes in Atlantic City. Its not easy walking around with … Continue reading Atlantic City, NJ : Canon 80D, DJI OSMO, 10-22mm Lens

DSLR Video Shooter – DIY Triangle “Ring” LED Light


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=maz5-8OR9Dg DSLR Video Shooter Published on Aug 10, 2017 SUBSCRIBED 235K Subscribe Subscribed Unsubscribe Tired of LED ring lights? See how I made a triangle LED light for videos/photos! This is a dimmable, bright light that can be used for makeup videos, product shots and so much more. My other lighting videos ► https://youtu.be/N1dVzkX_Zds?list=PLL... The … Continue reading DSLR Video Shooter – DIY Triangle “Ring” LED Light

This 10 Easy Steps Will Make Your Video More CINEMATIC


I hope you enjoy these small videos I share on this site. Each one of them helped me fine tune my camera skills so that I can compete with the professionals out there who make the big bucks lol. These quick tutorials will expand your knowledge of camera angles, grid lines, auto focus points and … Continue reading This 10 Easy Steps Will Make Your Video More CINEMATIC

MASTER camera settings FAST for BETTER VIDEO!


I watch this guy's videos all of the time for film tips. This video is especially good for people who are looking for that cinematic film look on Canon Cameras. I use these setting as well. Check it out and subscribe to his channel. his youtube channel - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYaIdC5pbkpECxXLjf0Lzaw https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YA-2hXF1YPc

Peter McKinnon – HOW TO FILM YOURSELF


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dEfwjZZeBC4

Casey Neistat – FILMMAKING IS A SPORT


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Dpd_8n3A5U

New York City – American Museum of Natural History


We took a trip to the American Museum of Natural History in NYC, I took many photos. A good day to go is Sunday. Saturday is very packed and everybody is irritable and hot. Try carrying some water and a map of the museum, it helps. Some of the exhibits cost more money so bring … Continue reading New York City – American Museum of Natural History

Sony A6000 Settings for Adapted Lenses


THIS IS NOT MY TUTORIAL, I AM JUST POSTING THIS TO HELP OTHERS WHO HAVE THIS PRODUCT. PLEASE VISIT https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nV9Kd8mm-1U Check out this quick video tutorial of how to set up your Sony A6000 camera settings to work with adapted lenses. So you've got a Sony A6000 camera, you've got a vintage lens, you've even … Continue reading Sony A6000 Settings for Adapted Lenses